Sunny Deol and Jackie Shroff Unknown Facts: In the year 1983, Bollywood brought together two new superstars who shook the entire box office with their explosive performance and these two actors were Sunny Deol and Jackie Shroff. Today we will tell you about the five films of 1983 that entered the list of highest grossing films of 1983 in which Sunny and Jackie made a splash at the box office.
New Delhi. The two veteran Bollywood actors Sunny Deol and Jackie Shroff have already dominated the box office with their debut film. Both actors came to Bollywood in 1983 and their films were included in the list of top five grossing films that year. That year, these two actors had even overtaken the then superstars Jeetendra and Dharmendra at the box office. Sunny Deol is still making waves at the box office, his latest film Gadar 2 seems to be fetching good returns at the box office. Come along and let us know about the five highest-grossing films of 1983…
1. Coolie: This Amitabh Bachchan film became the highest grossing film of 1983. This film was a box office hit right after its release and people showered it with immense love. Let us tell you that Amitabh was seriously injured during the shooting of this film and came out of the jaws of death with great difficulty. When his film came out, the audience really liked it. Apart from Amitabh Bachchan, Rishi Kapoor, Rati Agnihotri, Shoma Anand, Kader Khan, Waheeda Rehman, Puneet Issar, Satyendra Kapoor and Neelu Phule also played important roles in this film. According to Wikipedia data, the total box office collection of this film was around Rs 21 Crore.
2. Betaab: Sunny Deol came to Bollywood with this film and people really liked this film. It became the second highest-grossing film of 1983. The film managed to gross around 13.5 million rupees at the box office. Apart from Sunny Deol, Shammi Kapoor, Amrita Singh, Nirupa Roy, Prem Chopra and Rehana also played important roles in this film. After this film, Sunny Deol managed to make a name for herself as a superstar.
3. Hero: This film directed by Jackie Shroff became the third highest grossing film of 1983. People liked this film very much. This was Jackie Shroff’s second Bollywood film in which he also had Meenakshi Sheshadri, Shammi Kapoor, Sanjeev Kumar, Shakti Kapoor, Madan Puri and Amrish Puri in important roles.
4. Himmatwala: Starring Jeetendra and Sridevi in the lead roles, this film was also very well liked and upon its release, this film proved to be a box office hit and became the fourth highest grossing film of 1983. The total box office collection of this film is said to be around 5 million amount to rupees.
5. Andha Kanoon: This Amitabh Bachchan film became the fifth highest grossing film of 1983. As soon as this film hit the theaters, it created a buzz at the box office. This film is still very famous among audiences. Apart from Amitabh Bachchan, Rajinikanth, Hema Malini, Reena Roy, Madhavi, Prem Chopra, Danny Denzongpa, Pran Madan Puri and Amrish Puri were also seen in important roles in this film.